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::: brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
::: hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
::: plebeian - common; vulgar; pertaining to the common people; N: common people in ancient Rome; CF. patrician
::: begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.
::: surge - powerful movement of or like a wave; V.
::: penitent - repentant; N.
::: statutory - created by statute or legislative action; regulated by statute; Ex. statutory age limit
::: vivid - (of light or color) bright and distinct; evoking lifelike mental images; Ex. vivid red hair/description
::: occult - mysterious; secret; supernatural; beyond human comprehension; CF. mysterious to human ?; OP. bare
::: pinion - restrain or immobilize by binding the wings or legs; N: bird's wing